Islamic State group
Afghanistan: Journalist killed in Kabul roadside bombing
The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a minibus explosion that left two dead and seven injured in Kabul. The vehicle was carrying employees of a local television station.
Flesh and blood: Yazidi mothers torn between IS offspring, or coming home
Freed from the Islamic State group, Yazidi mothers are forced into a gutwrenching ultimatum between raising the children born of their IS captors, or returning home to their own families.
Surviving loss in Afghanistan The woman caring for 40 orphans
Islamic State group fighters beheaded three of Niaz Bibi's sons and shot three grandsons dead in a remote part of Afghanistan's Nangarhar province which is home to both the Taliban and a growing IS affiliate. Now Bibi, 70, is left taking care of the surviving grandchildren -- about 40 orphans in total.
Islamic State claims responsibility for British parliament attack
Islamic State group claims responsibility for the attack in a statement issued by its Amaq news agency.
Islamic State claims Istanbul nightclub massacre
Islamic State claimed responsibility for the killing of 39 people celebrating the New Year inside a fabled Istanbul nightclub, an act of terrorism that has become grimly familiar in Turkey as it fails to keep the violence in Syria from spilling into its cities.
Wedding in Mosul displaced camp defies IS rule
Well-wishers danced in defiance of the Islamic State group on Thursday at the wedding of a bride and groom among families who fled the jihadists' brutal rule in Iraq's Mosul.
Iraqi forces discover two IS group arms factories
Iraqi forces south of Mosul discovered two factories used by the Islamic State group to manufacture mortars and rockets during their offensive on the jihadist-held city of Mosul, which was launched in mid-October to retake the city.
Mosul mechanics fight IS group with wrenches
They are armed with wrenches instead of rifles and are rarely found on the front lines, but Mosul's mechanics say they are indispensable to the fight against the Islamic State group.